Jumbo-sized dentistry - PMB-based company creates specialised equipment to extract tusk of elephant in Polish zoo

2013-11-16 00:00

A ROOT canal on an African bull elephant with a massive, badly infected tusk, a warthog horn and an elephant dentist.

They were called upon by world-renowned veterinary dentist Dr Gerhard Steenkamp to create custom cutting equipment to extract tusks 120 mm in diameter, a size bigger than he had extracted in the past.

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